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Aug
29
Tue
Sparticipation @ Cherry Lane Field
Aug 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sparticipation @ Cherry Lane Field

A student involvement fair where student organizations, living unit groups, and major governing groups meet new and returning students to inform them about their organization’s purpose and events.

  • An opportunity to recruit new members, while displaying literature, awards, and highlights of the organization.
Sep
6
Wed
MSU Job & Internship Fair @ Spartan Stadium Office Tower, 4th Floor Huntington Club
Sep 6 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
MSU Job & Internship Fair @ Spartan Stadium Office Tower, 4th Floor Huntington Club  | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Open to all students, all majors!  Looking for part-time employment while you are in school?  Need a local internship? Interested in learning more about opportunities in the Greater Lansing Area?  Then the Student Job & Internship Fair is for you!

Formerly known as Earn, Learn & Intern, this is the first major job fair of the school year and it’s just for students! Meet with representatives from on-campus employers and local companies and organizations who will be looking to hire MSU students during the school year.

Sep
12
Tue
DH Lunch Meetup for Grad Students @ MSU Main Library, Make Central (2nd Floor West)
Sep 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
DH Lunch Meetup for Grad Students @ MSU Main Library, Make Central (2nd Floor West) | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

This is a monthly gathering for graduate students who are doing or interested in digital humanities. Anyone is welcome to join once or regularly. We will start with one grad student sharing informally about their work, whether in the classroom or in research. After about 15 minutes, then the rest of the time will be left to the group to share their work, discuss recent or upcoming conferences, and/or talk about the field and MSU DH generally.

There will be soda and sandwiches provided. This gathering is meant to be informal, so even if you can only stop by for a few minutes, feel free to do so!

Sep
13
Wed
DH Pizza Meetup for Undergrad Students @ Make Central, Main Library 2nd Floor West
Sep 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
DH Pizza Meetup for Undergrad Students @ Make Central, Main Library 2nd Floor West | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

This is a monthly gathering for undergraduate students who are doing or interested in digital humanities. Anyone is welcome to join once or regularly. We will start with one undergrad student sharing informally about something they are interested in relating to digital humanities. After about 10 minutes, then the rest of the time will be left to the group to share their interests and work, and/or talk about the field and MSU DH generally.

There will be soda and pizza provided. This gathering is meant to be informal, so even if you can only stop by for a few minutes, feel free to do so!

Sep
15
Fri
Quantum Entanglement @ (SCENE) Metrospace
Sep 15 @ 6:00 pm – Nov 4 @ 5:00 pm
Quantum Entanglement @ (SCENE) Metrospace | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

QUANTUM ENTANGLEMENT

An exhibition of nature, science, philosophy, art history plus found objects and words by Robert B. Park.

September 15- November 4, 2017

(SCENE) Metrospace and the MSU Department of Art, Art History, and Design are excited to announce the opening of Quantum Entanglement featuring the work of Robert B. Park of Bath, Michigan. Park received his BFA in 1969 from Michigan State University, after completing his degree he returned in the early 70’s to obtain a teaching certification. Park’s work has been extensively shown regionally and nationally. His work is held in private collections through the United States and abroad. Throughout his career, his work has been the recipient of awards from exhibitions nationwide. This exhibition is the result of decades of making.

During Exhibitions (SCENE) Metrospace maintains the following hours and is free and open to the public with the exception of some special programming:
Thursday 3-7PM
Friday 1-7PM
Saturday 12-5PM
Sunday 12-5PM

Sep
18
Mon
Book Design Workshops @ Copy Center 2 West MSU Libraries
Sep 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Book Design Workshops @ Copy Center 2 West MSU Libraries  | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Do you need to print a book for a class or personal use but don’t know where to start? The Espresso Book Machine staff offer free workshops providing an introduction to the Espresso Book Machine and book design. At the workshop you will learn:

  • How the Espresso Book Machine works
  • File requirements for printing books
  • Copyright compliance for printing books
  • How to use Adobe InDesign or Microsoft Word to set up interior files
  • How to use Adobe InDesign or Microsoft PowerPoint to set up cover files
  • Design tools available in Adobe InDesign or Microsoft Word
  • What not to do when designing your book
  • How to submit files through MSU FileDepot
Sep
20
Wed
Book Design Workshops @ Copy Center 2 West MSU Libraries
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Book Design Workshops @ Copy Center 2 West MSU Libraries  | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Do you need to print a book for a class or personal use but don’t know where to start? The Espresso Book Machine staff offer free workshops providing an introduction to the Espresso Book Machine and book design. At the workshop you will learn:

  • How the Espresso Book Machine works
  • File requirements for printing books
  • Copyright compliance for printing books
  • How to use Adobe InDesign or Microsoft Word to set up interior files
  • How to use Adobe InDesign or Microsoft PowerPoint to set up cover files
  • Design tools available in Adobe InDesign or Microsoft Word
  • What not to do when designing your book
  • How to submit files through MSU FileDepot
Sep
25
Mon
Andrew Somoskey, MFA 2nd Year Exhibition Gallery 114 @ Gallery 114, Kresge Art Center
Sep 25 – Oct 6 all-day
Andrew Somoskey, MFA 2nd Year Exhibition Gallery 114 @ Gallery 114, Kresge Art Center | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

STATES OF BEING

A solo Exhibition featuring the work of second-year MFA Candidate, Andrew Somoskey.

Exhibition Reception Friday, October 6, 6PM-8PM

 

Artist Statement

At its core, my work examines identity and social constructs within society through the language of abstraction. Does the individual form society, or does society form the individual? What constitutes identity and the values of society; and ultimately determines who one is? What is the true representation of ‘self’; is it physical or digital? Is meaning gained or lost through these multiple representations?

My process is heavily influenced by my experience in construction and demolition. I use the grid as a surrogate for humanity and social structures. The grid has a power to harness a multiplicity of identities and existences in various stages of completion. Through these multiple modes of representation, I am not just questioning what makes something complete or incomplete, but what dictates the standard by which it is judged.

 

Sep
27
Wed
International Internships Info Session @ International Center Room 302
Sep 27 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
International Internships Info Session @ International Center Room 302

Guest Speaker: Chris McKenzie (Academic Internships Council).  Highlighted internship locations will include New York City, San Francisco, England, Germany, & Singapore.

Sep
28
Thu
MSU Education Abroad Expo @ Breslin Center
Sep 28 all-day
MSU Education Abroad Expo @ Breslin Center | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

The Education Abroad Expo has been scheduled for Thursday, September 28th at the Breslin Center.

Details about time, reservations and other logistics have not yet been finalized.

Please save the date for now if you’re interested in participating or attending!